Financial Controller

Posted 20 May 2020

15ten15

Leeds (Accounting / Finance)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Accounting / FinanceRecruiter Reference:vrs/TP/2558/397
URL for Applications:Salary:£45000 - £55000

15ten15 are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the region’s leading businesses for a qualified Financial Controller based in Leeds.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
  • Lead the finance team in line with agreed weekly priorities
  • Group Consolidated reporting delivered on time
  • Oversee all company accounts and investments
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
  • Supervise and manage financial department staff, including accountants and financial assistants
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation
  • Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
  • Ensure VAT return compliance is delivered 
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Skills Required:

  • Qualified ACCA/CIMA accountant
  • Experience of Microsoft tools including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Share point
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • Working knowledge of SAGE 200, preferred
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Committed to hitting strict reporting deadlines while maintaining accuracy

How to Apply

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